"Sometimes I really like to listen to sad songs... it depends on the days and my moods."
Maria Kandracova was captured by young storyteller Ondrej Kandrac at The Riverfront, Newport.
Listen to Maria's story below or read the transcript:
I'm 17 and from Slovakia. Music is an important part of my religion and I am part of a band that sings and prays regularly. In the future, I would like to be a barber and provide a space for men in my community .